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4 Indians suspected of joining ISIS rele New Delhi, Apr 3 (IBNS): The Indian government on Sunday announced that it has managed to secure the release of four Indian nationals from Syria. 03-Apr-2016
Brussels Airport restarting passenger fl Brussels, Apr 3 (IBNS): Days after militant attack hit Belgium, Brussels Airport is all set to restart passenger flights on Sunday, officials said. 03-Apr-2016
Russian Defence Ministry building catche Moscow, Apr 3 (IBNS): Russian defence ministry's building in Russian city Moscow caught fire on Sunday, media reports said. 03-Apr-2016
As Nagorno-Karabakh violence flares, Ban New York, Apr 3 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Deeply disturbed by the recent reports of large-scale ceasefire violations along the Line of Contact in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday urged all relevant parties to put an immediate end to the fighting and take urgent steps to de-escalate the situation. 03-Apr-2016
Mass grave of IS victims uncovered in Pa Damascus, Apr 2 (IBNS) Syrian troops have found a mass grave in Syria's Palmyra city, media reports said on Saturday. 02-Apr-2016
NATO Secretary General to visit the Unit New York, Apr 2 (IBNS) NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg will visit the United States from Monday to Thursday. 02-Apr-2016
North Korea launches projectile? Seoul ,Apr 2 (IBNS): North Korea has launched a projectile on Friday, South Korean media reports said. 02-Apr-2016
Security Council requests options on de New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Paving the way for enhanced United Nations engagement in Burundi, the Security Council this evening requested Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to explore with the Government and regional actors options for a police deployment “to increase UN capacity to monitor the security situation, advance the rule of law and promote respect for human rights” in the country. 02-Apr-2016
Syria: UN advisor warns of 'lost momentu New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Diplomats are “very frustrated” about not being able to keep the early momentum in the humanitarian track of the intra-Syrian talks, a United Nations humanitarian mediator has warned. 02-Apr-2016
Ebola: UN health agency reports new case New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Lab results confirmed a new case of the Ebola virus in Liberia, the United Nations health agency on Friday announced, while an experimental vaccine against the virus is being used in parts of Guinea to contain the latest flare-up of the virus in that country. 02-Apr-2016
Preparations underway 'at full speed' fo New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Preparations are underway “at full speed” for the next round of United Nations-brokered intra-Yemeni peace talks to start on 18 April in Kuwait, a UN envoy said on Friday. 02-Apr-2016
UN refugee agency urges safeguard compl New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The United Nations refugee agency on Friday urged parties to the recent EU-Turkey agreement on refugees and migrants to ensure all safeguards are in place before any returns begin. 02-Apr-2016
Ban welcomes joint China-US pledge to si New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has commended the joint presidential statement on climate change by China and the United States announcing that both countries will sign the Paris Agreement at a special ceremony at UN Headquarters on 22 April, the first day the accord is open for signature. 02-Apr-2016
Marking Autism Awareness Day, UN offici New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): On the eve of the World Autism Awareness Day, United Nations officials highlighted the contributions to humanity by people with autism, noting that shunning them is a “violation of human rights” and a “waste of human potential.” 02-Apr-2016
Iraq: UN envoy voices alarm at ongoing v New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The top United Nations official in Iraq has expressed concern over the continuing acts of violence in the country, which last month took 1,119 lives and injured another 1,561 – according to casualty figures recorded by the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI). 02-Apr-2016
In Washington at Nuclear Security Summit New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): At the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, D.C., Secretary-General Ban Ki moon has attended a working lunch with other dignitaries and in his remarks, he is expected to spotlight the crucial role played by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in the area of nuclear security. 02-Apr-2016
Libya: Security Council welcomes Preside New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The United Nations on Friday welcomed the arrival in the Libyan capital of Prime Minister Fayez Serraj and other members of the Presidency Council of the Government of National Accord. 02-Apr-2016
UN peacekeeping chief condemns sexual ex New York, Apr 2 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The top United Nations peacekeeping official has underscored that the protection of and assistance to victims of sexual exploitation and abuse in the Central African Republic remains the Organization's top priority. 02-Apr-2016
Gas explosion in Paris building, many ca Paris, Apr. 1 (IBNS) A massive explosion rocked a building a central Paris on Friday, causing numerous casualties, Daily Mail reported. 01-Apr-2016
Explosion in central Paris Paris, Apr 1 (IBNS) A massive explosion rocked a residential complex in central Paris on Friday, reports said. 01-Apr-2016
Partnership Forum spotlights UN's cataly New York, Apr 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Addressing the Partnership Forum convened by the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), senior United Nations officials on Thursday highlighted the Organization's critical role in facilitating the establishment of partnerships, which are necessary to implement the world's new development goals by 2030. 01-Apr-2016
Civilians remain at risk in South Sudan New York, Apr 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Senior United Nations officials on Thursday cautioned that the humanitarian and human rights situation in South Sudan remains dire, and asked the Security Council to call on the parties to the conflict and armed actors to uphold their obligations under international law to protect civilians and aid workers, and grant free access for delivery of life-saving supplies. 01-Apr-2016
Probe into sexual abuse in Central Afri New York, Apr 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The United Nations human rights chief on Thursday described the latest reports of sexual exploitation and abuse in the Central African Republic as “sickening,” calling for a thorough investigation into alleged conducts by UN and French troops, as well as local armed groups. 01-Apr-2016
UN report aims to equalize health condit aims to equalize health conditions amidst exploding metro populations New York, Apr 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS): With nearly 4 billion people living in cities and the urban population growing, there is an urgent need to address health disparities and identify creative ways to ensure universal health coverage, according to the United Nations agencies on health and urban development. 01-Apr-2016
Security Council calls for regional solu New York, Apr 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The Security Council on Thursday expressed regret over the limited progress in implementing national and regional commitments under the peace, security and cooperation framework for Africa's Great Lakes region, stressing that signatory States must carry out those obligations in order to achieve lasting peace. 01-Apr-2016
Ban urges political actors, institution New York, Apr 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS): United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday urged all political actors and public institutions in Libya to hand over power to the Libyan Presidency Council. 01-Apr-2016
Yemen: year of conflict puts 3.4 millio New York, Apr 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS): A year of conflict in Yemen has left an estimated 3.4 million women of reproductive age between 15 and 49 years in need of humanitarian assistance, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has reported, expressing growing concern about the situation. 01-Apr-2016
UN tribunal acquits Vojislav Seselj of w New York, Apr 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The United Nations tribunal for the former Yugoslavia on Thursday acquitted Vojislav Seselj of war crimes and crimes against humanity in connection with actions committed by the Serbian forces between August 1991 and September 1993. 01-Apr-2016
Turkey: 4 police officials killed in bla Diyarbakir, Apr 1 (IBNS): A bomb blast in Turkish city of Diyarbakir has killed at least four police officers on Thursday, media reports said. 01-Apr-2016
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